McManigal Joins Kum & Go’s Board of Advisors

“Mark’s appointment is a direct result of his deep knowledge of Kum & Go’s business model and his unique insights to our business,” says Kum & Go’s CEO.

Mark McManigal, managing director of Claritas Capital is set to join Kum & Go’s Board of Advisors, beginning in October 2011.

McManigal previously served as in-house general counsel for Kum & Go.  The company also was one of McManigal’s clients when he was an attorney in private practice.

“Mark has been actively involved with Kum & Go for many years.  Mark’s appointment is a direct result of his deep knowledge of Kum & Go’s business model and his unique insights to our business,” said Kum & Go President and CEO Kyle Krause.

Prior to joining Claritas, Mark was a managing director at Barrington Associates, which was acquired by Wells Fargo in 2006.  His career also includes serving as a managing director at Roth Capital Partners and as a general partner at Edgewater Private Equity Fund LLP.

Kum & Go has grown to more than 400 convenience stores in 11 states (Iowa, Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Wyoming).

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